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Comic books February 1962

  • Issue #2
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    Published Feb 1962 by 7-UP.

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  • Issue #285
    Action Comics (1938 DC) 285
    Published Feb 1962 by DC.
    • Paper: Off white
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1465469002
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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. "The World's Greatest Heroine!, Part 1", script by Jerry Siegel, art by Jim Mooney; Superman reveals Supergirl to the world; President John F. Kennedy appearance; Jackie Kennedy cameo. One-page Little Pete story by Henry Boltinoff. "The Infinite Monster!, Part 2", script by Jerry Siegel, art by Jim Mooney; Supergirl stops a creature from another dimension in her first solo adventure after Superman revealed her to the world. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #293
    Adventure Comics (1938 1st Series) 293
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    • Label #1465450001
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    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein. 13th appearance of the Legion of Super-Heroes in The Legion of Super-Traitors! starring Superboy, script by Jerry Siegel, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by George Klein; Super-Pets defeat Brain-Globes of Rambat; Origin and 1st appearance of Legion of Super Pets; 1st appearance of Superhorse. Varsity Vic humor page by Henry Boltinoff. The Good Deeds of Bizarro-Luthor!--Tales of the Bizarro World, script by Jerry Siegel, art by John Forte; Bizzaro-Luthor invents reverse "S" symbol for Bizarros; 1st appearances of Bizarro Luthor and Kandor. Letter to the editor from Nelson Bridwell. 36 pages. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #130
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 130

    "For as Long as You Live!" (script by Richard Hughes as "Shane O'Shea," art by Paul Reinman); "White Streak" (art by John Forte); "What's Behind That Superstition?" (script by Hughes as "Greg Olivetti," art by Ogden Whitney); and "The Boy With Second Sight." Whitney cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #73
    Adventures of Bob Hope (1950) 73

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    Untitled Bob Hope story; A rich young woman thinks Bob is a great modern artist and invites him to her home to be his patron. Teen Dictionary humor page by Mort Drucker. Stories about famous actors of the late fifties and early sixties. 36 pgs. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #68
    Adventures of the Big Boy (1956) 68

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  • Issue #90
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  • Issue #91
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  • Issue #92
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  • Issue #93
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  • Issue #89
    All American Men of War (1952) 89

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    Edited by Robert Kanigher. Cover by Jerry Grandenetti. Stories by Bob Haney, Jerry Grandenetti, Morris Waldinger, Tom Nicolisi, Robert Kanigher, Irv Novick, Hank Chapman, and Russ Heath. Adventure tales of war and the military, including some humor—go into combat with All American Men of War! 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #9
    Amazing Adult Fantasy (1961) 9
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    Cover art by Steve Ditko. The Terror of Tim Boo Ba; Alien warlord Tim Boo Ba is master of all he surveys but is wiped out in a torrential flood when an Earth boy drips water on the small scale model that is Tim Boo Ba's home planet. The Man Who Captured Death!; An old man builds a machine to freeze Death in his tracks since he is unwilling to go when he has so much more left to accomplish; With Death removed from the picture, the Earth becomes a shambles. I Come from the Black Void. The Spirit of Swami River; A swami crook steals money from gullible widows with his fake act until he promises to deliver money to a dead husband's spirit and the swami is surprised to find himself disappearing when the real spirit holds him to his word. The Genie Lives. All scripts by Stan Lee, all art by Steve Ditko. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.12.

  • Vol. 36 #2
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  • Vol. 68 #6
    Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact (1960) Vol. 68 #6

    February 1962. Stories: "The Great Grey Plague" by Raymond F. Jones, "Hail to the Chief" by Sam and Janet Argo, "Pandemic" by J.F. Bone, and "Master of None" by Neil Goble. Science Fact feature, "Power Supplies for Space Vehicles" (part 1) by J.B. Friedenberg. Short review of Robert Heinlein's "Stranger in a Strange Land." Cover by Birmingham. Illustrations by Barberis and Schoenherr. Softcover, 5.5-in. x 7.5-in.; 178 newsprint pages, B&W. Cover price $0.50.

  • Issue #1
    Aquaman (1962 1st Series) 1
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
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    • Label #0343422007
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    Cover art by Nick Cardy. The Invasion of the Fire Trolls, script by Jack Miller, art by Nick Cardy; Quisp helps Aquaman and Aqualad against three Fire-Trolls that escaped from an undersea volcano. Homer Goes Skin Diving humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Wonders of the Water World article. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #125
    Archie (1943) 125

    Cover pencils by Harry Lucey. Stories by Frank Doyle, Joe Harold and unknown. Art by Harry Lucey, Joe Harold, Marty Epp, Terry Szenics and unknown. With Smithers on vacation, Mr. Lodge hires a hideous-looking temporary replacement to scare Archie away in "Help Wanted"! Plus: Shrimpy in the 1-pager "Tree Love!" by Joe Harold; the athletic commission investigates Coach Kleats' use of ringers on his team in the 1-pager "Footballitis!"; Archie's superhuman ability to balance things causes other people to panic, snatch the things away, and break them in "Unbalanced"; in a fight between Archie and Reggie, the teachers get differing impressions of who punched out who in "Takes Two To Tangle"; and a combination of a strange chemical solution and radiation from a machine causes Archie's hand to become invisible in "Heads Up"! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #74
    Archie's Girls Betty and Veronica (1951) 74

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    Cover art by Bob White. The Adorable Snowman, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; Veronica builds a snowman in the shape of a handsome man, and her "fairy godfather" brings it to life. Litter Perfect, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; Betty finds a quarter on the sidewalk and keeps it, while Veronica finds a five dollar bill and throws it back on the ground. Small Fry, script by Frank Doyle, pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Rudy Lapick; Veronica inexplicably begins to shrink, until she's so small that Jughead mistakes her for an olive and eats her with his hamburger. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #60
    Archie's Joke Book (1953) 60
  • Issue #17
    Archie's Madhouse (1959) 17

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    First 12-cent issue. "A Vampire Meets A Vamp," pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Vincent DeCarlo; A vampire falls hard for a mortal, only to discover that she's also a vampire. "The Martian Report"; A pair of Martians return to Mars with the most fascinating sight of their lives, a woman's purse full of stuff. "Nursery Crimes!", art by Joe Edwards; What Humpty Dumpty would be like as a movie. "If Teen-Agers Ran Parents..!", art by Joe Edwards; How things would be different if teen-agers ran parents, including changes to newspaper articles, new merit awards, and new parent report cards. "Lights Camera Action," pencils by Bob White; Hollywood star Elvis Rockmore deals with a mummy, an empty dive tank, an oncoming train, and a snapped rope climbing cord. "Better Not Believe It!", pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Vincent DeCarlo; Parody of Ripley's Believe It Or Not. "Space Date," pencils by Dan DeCarlo, inks by Vincent DeCarlo; Two members of the space patrol have blind dates. Ads for Archie Giant Series Magazines, Archie's Pals 'N' Gals. 36 pgs., full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #43
    Baby Huey the Baby Giant (1956) 43

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  • Issue #145
    Batman (1940) 145
    Published Feb 1962 by DC.
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    • 1 1/2" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple.
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    Cover by Sheldon Moldoff. "Hunt for Mr. 50," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; The Dynamic Duo trace a smuggling ring to Hawaii and travel there to confront them in order to locate the ring leader. Half-page Lefty Looie story by Henry Boltinoff. "The Tiniest Villain in the World," script by Bill Finger, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; When the Caped Crusader learns that Joe Burr has kidnapped a noted inventor of a shrinking machine, Batman deliberately shrinks himself to miniature size to capture the villain. Let Science Serve You! public service announcement. "The Son of the Joker," script by Bill Finger, art by Sheldon Moldoff (as Bob Kane); In this imaginary story, penned by Alfred, trusted butler of Bruce Wayne, the Second Batman and Robin team run up against the Son of the Joker, who is using the tricks of the trade once used by his father! Full-page ads for Batman Annual 2 and Superman Annual 4. Statement of ownership; 485,000 average sales. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #48
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  • Issue #169
    Blackhawk (1944 1st Series) 169

    Cover by Dick Dillin & Sheldon Moldoff. Stories by unknown. Art by Dick Dillin, Charles Cuidera and Sheldon Moldoff. Three stories! "The Sinister Hunts of Mr. Safari" - Mr. Safari approaches crimes like the leader of a safari into dangerous territory. Plus: "Hendrickson's Super-Substitute" - An inventor constructs an indestructible super robot that looks like Hendrickson. And: "Trap of the Timeless Creatures" - The Blackhawks investigate an 'Island of Monsters,' where strange petrified creatures suddenly come to life and attack them. Also: 1-page text story "Weird Flights Over The Pacific" - Strange stories of one man surviving in a damaged bomber over the Philippines in 1943 and the disappearance of the crew of a blimp near San Francisco in 1942. Statement of ownership--average paid circulation 305,000. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #150
    Blondie (1947 McKay/Harvey/King/Charlton) 150

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  • Issue #78
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    Edited by Betty Sears. Featuring some comic content. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 122 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.40.

  • Vol. 5 #1
    Cartoons and Gags (1960) Vol. 5 #1

    Adult Themed Cartoons and jokes. 8-in. x 10.75-in.; black and white; 48 newsprint pages. Note: Mature Readers only. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #42
    Casper the Friendly Ghost (1958 3rd Series Harvey) 42

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  • Issue #1
    Castle of Frankenstein (1962) 1
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    Mature readers. Issues # 1-25 published by Gothic Castle Publishing Co. thru January 1962-June 1975. This series was restarted in 1999 with issue # 26 by Dennis Druktenis Publishing. A more critical (and sometimes more adult) alternative to the pun-filled Famous Monsters of Filmland, Castle of Frankenstein covered the worlds of horror, fantasy, and science fiction movies. In addition, the magazine published comic strips, articles on genre television shows, book reviews, art, and other related items. This inaugural issue has articles on Universal's Mummy series, The Time Machine, Jack the Ripper, Frankenstein 1970, The Mysterians, and The Pit and the Pendulum. Also includes: "Zacherley's Wife Contest" and "The Boris Karloff Story." Cover art by Larry Ivie. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 12 #104
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    Published Feb 1962 by Fawcett.

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    Volume 12, issue 104 -February , 1962. Men's interest magazine featuring War, Hunting, and Adventure stories, along with cartoons, and in later issues nude photos. "Bob Cousy: Basketball Great."8 1/2-in. x 11-in. 102 Pages B&W. Mature Content. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #28
    Chip N Dale (1955 Dell) 28

    Cover art by Phil De Lara. The Madcap Movie, art by Phil De Lara; Chip 'n' Dale sneak into a drive-in theater; Donald is guard and causes chaos when he tries to kick them out. A Sporting Chance, art by Phil De Lara; Chip 'n' Dale hide an acorn in trick golf ball to elude a weasel. The Souvenir Scramble, art by Phil De Lara; The Three Pigs go to a baseball game; Big Bad Wolf disguises himself as a baseball player, but his lack of playing skill proves his undoing. The Troublesome Twosome, art by Phil De Lara; Donald is painting landscapes in the woods; Chip 'n' Dale are trying to learn to fly and ruin his painting. The Mysterious Cloud, art by Phil De Lara; Chip 'n' Dale and Dumbo mistake a disguised blimp for a rain cloud. 204 Revolutionary Soldiers ad. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #575
    Classics Illustrated Junior (1953 - 1971 1st Print) 575

    "The Fearless Prince"; A fearless prince sets out on a journey to win his fortune and ends up winning the hand of a princess he has rescued. "There Was an Old Person of Dean" limerick by Edward Lear. Article on The Pangolin. Color This Picture With Crayons page. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #130
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  • Issue #131
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  • Issue #132
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  • Issue #133
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  • Issue #16
    Comic Album (1958) 16

    Featuring the Flintstones in 'Fred Gets Framed," Scuba-Doo Diver," and "The Bothersome Brother." The Cave Kids in "Egging Him On." Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #17
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    Weekly British War comics digest. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 6 1/2-in., 68 pages, B/W.

  • Issue #18
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    Weekly British War comics digest. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 6 1/2-in., 68 pages, B/W.

  • Issue #23
    Cracked (1958 Major Magazine) 23

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    John Severin cover. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #300
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 300
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    Cover art by Sheldon Moldoff. "The Bizarre Polka-Dot Man" starring Batman and Robin, pencils by Sheldon Moldoff, inks by Charles Paris; Batman and Robin confront a new costumed criminal in Gotham under the alias of Mr. Polka Dot who has started a crime wave based on spots and dots; To conceal his identity, Polka Dot wore a bizarre costume covered in spots, the point of which soon became apparent - once removed from the costume, the spots could be used for a variety of purposes, creating deadly weapons and a bizarre escape vehicles; Perhaps surprisingly, he succeeded in capturing Robin, but Batman was nonetheless able to save his crime fighting partner and bring Krill's crime spree to an end. . Lefty Looie humor page by Henry Boltinoff. Let Science Serve You! public service announcement. "The J'onn J'onzz Museum" starring John Jones Manhunter from Mars, art by Joe Certa; Criminals use newsreel footage of J'Onzz to determine his weakness. Danger: Police at Work article. "The Mystery Of The Undersea Safari," art by Nick Cardy (Aquaman series ends); Aquaman and Aqualad help Professor Peters stop some crooks from stealing a pirate treasure. Statement of ownership--average paid circulation, 325,000. 32 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #81
    Donald Duck (1940 Dell/Gold Key/Whitman/Gladstone) 81

    Cover by Tony Strobl. Stories by Vic Lockman, Bob Gregory, Carl Barks and unknown. Art by Tony Strobl, Bob Gregory, Carl Barks, Steve Steere and John Liggera. Donald Duck is featured in "The Golden Rainbow," plus the back-up stories "Flag Bragger," "Dual Luck" and "A Polite Case of Sabotage" (by Bob Gregory)! Also: Half-pager "Bye-Bye Boat," plus 1-pager "Dandy Driver"! And: 1-page Uncle Scrooge story "The Sleepies" (by Carl Barks)! Plus: Goofy in "Dust Stuffed"! And: 1-page The Three Little Pigs text story "The Playful Warrior"! Characters in this issue: Donald Duck, Uncle Scrooge, Huey, Dewey, Louie, Beagle Boys, Daisy Duck, Gyro Gearloose, Goofy, Clarabelle Cow, the Three Little Pigs and Li'l Bad Wolf. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $0.15.

  • Vol. 13 #5
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  • Vol. 13 #6
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  • Vol. 13 #7
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  • Vol. 13 #8
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  • Issue #48
    Falling in Love (1955) 48
    Published Feb 1962 by DC.

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    Bill promised her a lifetime of happiness -- but could there be happiness...or was it only..."A Promise of Heartbreak," the cover-featured 8 page story. Plus: 8 page story "Good-Bye...Good-Bye"; 6 page story "Bitter-Sweet Love"; 8 page story "One Chance at Love"; 2 page To You...From Carol Andrews letters page. Cover pencils by John Romita, Sr. Cover price $0.12.

  • Vol. 11 #2
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    February, 1962. 5.5-in. x 7.75-in.; black and white; 128 newsprint pages. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 22 #2
    Fantasy and Science Fiction (1949 Mercury Digest) Vol. 22 #2

    Volume 22, Issue 2 - February 1962. Cover by Emsh. Fantasy and science fiction stories by J.G. Ballard, Grendel Briarton, Avram Davidson, J.T. McIntosh, Josef Nesvadba, Richard Matheson, Ward Moore, Barry Stevens, and Isaac Asimov. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 128 pages, B&W. Cover price $0.35.

  • Vol. 15 #2
    Fate Magazine (1948-Present Clark Publishing) A Pulp Digest Vol. 15 #2

    Volume 15 - Number 2, February 1962. Pulp magazine devoted to exploring the paranormal. Articles and Stories include Frank Edwards' First UFO by Frank Edwards, ESP and the Missing Farm boy by Dr. Marcus Bach, The Woman Who Testified against Her Murderers by Dr. Wilfrid D. Hambly, and With His Head Tucked Underneath his Ar, by Lawrence Stevens. Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 7 1/2-in., 130 page, Text (with B&W Illustrations and Photos). Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #126
    Flash (1959 1st Series DC) 126
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    • Slight amateur restoration
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    • Label #0149262002
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    Cover pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Murphy Anderson. The Doom of the Mirror Flash!, script by John Broome, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella; Mirror Master escapes prison by going to an alternate mirror dimension where the women are obsessed with mirrors. Snare of the Headline Huntress!, script by John Broome, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Joe Giella; while traveling on a train to his home town, Barry encounters his old girlfriend, Daphne Dean, who is now a movie star; Daphne gets kidnapped, and Flash rescues her. A letter from the editors of DC Comics explaining why DC has increased the cover price of its comics from 10c to 12c; Among other things, the letter mentions that the cover price of a comic hadn't increased in 25 years; What isn't mentioned is that comics were originally 64-pages, but over the years the standard size shrank to 32-pages. Letter from comics reviewer and fanzine publisher Donald Thompson (better known as Don). Superman Annual ad. Giant Batman Annual #2 ad. 36 pgs. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.